Drafter

Fabcon Precast - Savage, MN3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $27,000 - $35,000 a year
EducationSkills
Working at Fabcon

Do you want to work at the top tier pre-fabricated concrete wall manufacturing and construction company in the East Coast and Midwest?

Do you see yourself at a company on the cusp of rapid growth due to creative products, lean manufacturing expertise, and market dominance?

Do you dream of being on a team that values leadership development and career growth opportunities?

If so, a career at Fabcon may be for you.

We are the precast wall panel industry leader in the United States.

Purpose/Scope:
The Drafter will produce precast wall panel elevations; a design set for the engineer, an approval set for the customer and a final set for field use along with production drawings and steel drawings for plant and vendor use.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
With a Computer Aided Drafting System, layout precast units to correlate with plans, specifications, addendum and the bid package; Recommends efficient and cost saving panel layouts to the related parties

Communicate with external contacts (Architects, Engineers, General Contractors, Steel Vendors, Outsource Companies and their related positions), as well as internal contacts, as needed

Document any changes or concerns and forward to the job team

Create/edit drawings to be used in the plant for production and product erection

Carry out all other related tasks to reach the goals of the drafting group

Input ideas to streamline processes

Help create and improve standards

Basic Qualifications
A two (2) year technical college degree related to the construction industry, specific to drafting required, or equivalent

Other Required Qualifications:
Able to read and understand blueprints, customer sketches and specifications

Proficient in AutoCAD

Ability to correspond well with others and the flexibility to change tasks in midstream

Some discretion and independent judgment may be required

Well versed with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with all internal and external contacts

Ability to work more than a 40-hour work week when required

Preferred Qualifications:
Located within approximately one hour driving time from the plant/office

Knowledge of Precast Wall construction

Physical Requirements:
Office: Move 25lbs (not for all jobs, reasonable accommodations will be made), work with a computer for extended periods of time

Ability to work under strict deadlines

Ability to work in both a team setting as well as an individual setting

Work Environment:
This position works in an office environment occasional travel to other plant locations; plant, yard and field visits will be required occasionally

Office: Quiet with some ambient noise, climate controlled, fluorescent lighting

Field: All types of weather conditions (year-round, Mid-west and Northeast), dirt/dust, noise from heavy machinery/vehicles

Plant/Yard: All types of weather conditions (year-round, Mid-west and Northeast), dirt/dust, noise from heavy machinery/vehicles, vibrations from machinery and vehicles, loud noises, little to no climate control, varying amounts of light, stairs, narrow walkways

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Fabcon is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, family care status, veteran status, marital status, or any other lawfully protected status. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply. If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process, please contact our Human Resources Department.

Qualified applicants are subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check upon receipt of conditional job offers. Our Drug Free Workplace Policy is available for inspection in the Human Resources office in Minnesota or our plant locations in Ohio, Kansas and Pennsylvania during normal business hours.

We participate in E-Verify and if you are hired, we will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from your Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. If the government cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, we are required to provide you with written instructions and an opportunity to contact DHS and/or the SSA before taking adverse action against you. Please refer to the posters on our website or DHS for more information on E-verify

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